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Field Service Engineer (Solar PV)

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Field Service Engineer (Solar PV)

Field based covering Kent and surrounding areas

£35,000 - £40,000 (DOE) + Company Phone, Laptop and Vehicle + Training + Holiday package

Are you an electrician who is looking to join or continue within the growing renewables sector, with this company who are experiencing very high levels of growth and are now looking to expand their O&M team.

On offer is a field service engineer position, which would suit a team player who is self-motivated and willing to take the initiative on tasks they face. The role would mainly include undertaking Solar PV servicing, fault call outs and repairs, along with other tasks required at different times. The company specialise in medium utility scale Solar PV projects so all work is within a commercial environment, meaning excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential.

The ideal candidate will have some prior experience with solar or have qualifications associated with Solar. They will also have their 18th edition or the equivalent and have some sort of experience with IPAF 3A and 3B. Candidates who I apply must also be willing to travel throughout Kent and the surrounding areas.

You will be joining the experienced O&M team and reporting to the O&M Manager who is based in the Kent office. Due to the significant growth within the company over the last few years, there will be many opportunities for progression and training within this role.

This is a great opportunity to join a growing company within a thriving and sustainable sector, where you will have the chance to become an expert in the field of Solar Energy.

The role:

  • Annual services and interim inspection in systems maintained by the company
  • Fault call outs and diagnostics on faulty systems
  • Some help with installation of Solar PV systems where required
  • Utilising apps to manage and report on works to the CRM

The person:

  • 18th edition or equivalent
  • Solar PV experience or qualifications (advantageous)
  • Good IT skills
  • Willing to travel throughout Kent and surrounding areas

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Ben Norton at Rise Technical Recruitment.
This vacancy is being advertised by Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd. The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.
Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd regrets to inform that our client can only accept applications from engineering candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom. Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply as your details will not be processed.